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Interregional Workshop ‘Combining Wild Nuts & Berries economic development and products quality’ (Marseille, 7-8 March, 2019). Session2: New chesnut products
Towards regularization of the primary production of wild nuts, by Álvaro Picardo (Junta de Castilla y León, Spain. Regional Government).
Interregional Workshop ‘Wild harvest in time of new pests, diseases and climate change’ (Palencia, Spain, 12-14 June 2019). Day 2.
Torymus sinensis, an effective parasitoid for fighting the chestnut gall wasp in France, by Nicolas Borowiec (INRA. France)
Interregional Workshop ‘Combining Wild Nuts & Berries economic development and products quality’ (Marseille, 7-8 March, 2019). Session1: Processing quality to ensure good products
The technical points to be addressed for chestnut , by Daniel Mathieu.
Science to Practice event 'Grafting techniques in stone pine for clonal propagation' (Madrid, 25 March 2019). Presentations of the morning session.
Técnicas de injerto en patrón precoz, by Miquel Segarra (Área de Viveros. Public Company of the Generalitat de Catalunya).
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Interregional Workshop ‘Wild harvest in time of new pests, diseases and climate change’ (Palencia, Spain, 12-14 June 2019). Day 1.
Research on the western conifer seed bug Leptoglossus occidentalis carried out at the iuFOR Forest Pest Laboratory, by Juan Pajares and Laura Ponce (University Institute of Research in Sustainable Forestry, iuFOR)
This interregional workshop was principally focused on researching ways to combine quality products and economic development for the nuts and berries sector, especially chestnuts, pine nuts and strawberry trees berries. Part of the production come from informal European market, with no structure, subject to a strong competition from international market, especially China which is very aggressive. A concertation between all the stakeholders is essential to organize the sector efficiently.
Check here the report of this event.